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Sustainability Film Festival Focuses on Water

April 23, 2015

Filed under Sustainability

A picture may be worth a thousand words, but a movie can tell a compelling story, bring up important topics and strive to create a change. Especially ones lead by 84-year-old activists. The third annual sustainability film... Read more »

New class explores alternative economic theories

April 22, 2015

Filed under Core Themes

Associate Professor Robert King introduced a class this semester entitled Revolutionary Eco-History.  The class is a blend of economics and ecology. It combines his teaching with his current research into “future developments... Read more »

Lessons learned in Vermont

March 25, 2015

Filed under Sustainability

The ability to sustain can be applied to many different disciplines and aspects of our world. The SGA recently funded a trip to study the strong sustainability initiative at The University of Vermont and Middlebury College. “My... Read more »

Students take steps forward to improve greenhouse

March 5, 2015

Filed under Feature, Sustainability

Located toward the back of the nationally recognized science building for its high-performance structure, building technology, design and construction of the future is the once very popular greenhouse. While the greenhouse may... Read more »

Business competition awards three student companies

March 4, 2015

Filed under Community, Core Themes, News

Similar to the television show “Shark Tank”, the judges of the Warren and Jale Trepp Business Plan Competition evaluated potential business investments at Sierra Nevada College.  Starting at 5:30 p.m. on Feb. 24, 7 student... Read more »

Student showcase in Garage Door Gallery: Flor Widmar

March 4, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, Core Themes, Liberal Arts

Staff Reporter Flor Widmar, Bachelor of Fine Arts major will hold her BFA Showcase from 5-7 p.m. this Friday in the Garage Door Gallery, with an artist lecture at 5:30 p.m. in the Holman Arts Center room 203. Her installation titled... Read more »

The Piano Recital

March 4, 2015

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Core Themes, Liberal Arts, Multimedia

Sierra Nevada College showcased its musical side with a recital on campus to exhibit the piano and voice classes Professor Donna Axton, the director of Music Studies, offers. The event took place Feb. 24 in the Patterson Hall. The... Read more »

Opinion-Letter to the Editor

February 4, 2015

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion, Sustainability

The forum that was held on October 15th was a disgrace in many ways. We left without any feeling of resolve, or any hope of a resolution. Our questions were deflected without any solid answers being put forth to satisfy the restless... Read more »